Courses & Units

Equity LAW450

This unit is being phased out, no new enrolments are being taken.

Note: Compulsory unit. In 2014, this unit will be taught as a reading unit, and is only available to students who went on international exchange in semester 2 2013. Please contact the Faculty Officer for permission to enrol.

From 2014, students in courses 63A, 63C, 63D, 63E, 63F, 63G, 63H, and all L3-coded degrees, who have not passed LAW307 and LAW450 must substitute both LAW353 and LAW454.


Provides students with an integrated understanding of the role of equity in the law, through exposure to various equitable doctrines and remedies.

The first part of the unit deals with various equitable doctrines, including equitable interests, fiduciaries (including government and the public trust), confidential information, part performance and other equitable actions relating to contracts.

The second part of the unit deals with equitable remedies (injunction, specific performance, equitable compensation, equitable damages, account of profits, declarations, etc).


Unit name Equity
Unit code LAW450
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Law
Teaching staff TBA
Level Advanced
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No


This unit is currently unavailable.


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* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2016 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2016 will be available from the 1st October 2016.

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Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
3 2014: $1,260.00 2014: $1,450.00 090999

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.




Teaching PatternTo be advised
AssessmentTo be advised
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